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Brain Injuries

Buffalo Brain Injury Lawyers

Brain injuries can be caused by a variety of accidents, including car crashes, falls, and sports injuries. When a brain injury is caused by the negligence of another person or entity, the victim may be entitled to compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other damages.

At Faraci Lange, LLP, our brain injury lawyers in Buffalo have the experience, resources, and skills to handle even the most complex brain injury cases.

Call us at (888) 997-4110 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with our brain injury attorneys in Buffalo, Rochester, or Syracuse, NY.

Types of Brain Injuries

Some of the most common types of brain injuries include:

  • Concussions
  • Contusions
  • Penetrating brain injuries
  • Diffuse axonal injuries
  • Hypoxic brain injuries
  • Anoxic brain injuries

Brain injuries can range from mild to severe. Mild brain injuries, such as concussions, are often referred to as “closed head injuries” because the skull is not fractured. Severe brain injuries, on the other hand, can cause bleeding, bruising, and other physical damage to the brain.

Effects of Brain Injuries

Brain injuries can cause a wide range of physical, cognitive, and emotional effects. The symptoms of a brain injury may be temporary or permanent, and they can vary greatly from one person to another.

Some of the most common effects of brain injuries include:

  • Headaches
  • Dizziness
  • Blurred vision
  • Memory loss
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Changes in mood
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Personality changes
  • Seizures
  • Coma

Brain injuries can also cause a loss of consciousness. In some cases, the loss of consciousness is brief and lasts only a few seconds. In other cases, the loss of consciousness can last for several minutes or longer.

Brain Injury Symptoms

Brain injury symptoms can vary depending on the severity of the injury and the part of the brain that was affected. Some symptoms may appear immediately after the injury, while others may not appear for several days or weeks.

Some of the most common brain injury symptoms include:

  • Headache
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Seizures
  • Slurred speech
  • Weakness or numbness in the extremities
  • Loss of coordination
  • Confusion
  • Agitation
  • Unusual behavior
  • Memory loss
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Depression
  • Anxiety

It is important to seek medical attention as soon as possible if you or a loved one is experiencing any of these symptoms. A doctor can perform a physical examination and order diagnostic tests to determine if a brain injury has occurred.

Brain Injury Treatment

There is no cure for brain injuries, but there are several treatment options available that can help manage the symptoms. The treatment options that are recommended will depend on the severity of the injury and the part of the brain that was affected.

Some of the most common treatment options for brain injuries include:

  • Medications
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech and language therapy
  • Rehabilitation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Support groups

Some brain injuries are so severe that the victim will require lifelong care. In these cases, the victim may be entitled to compensation for their future medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages.

Brain Injury Legal Rights

When a brain injury is caused by the negligence of another person or entity, the victim may be entitled to compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other damages. The victim may also be entitled to compensation for their pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, and other non-economic damages.

Some of the most common causes of brain injuries include:

Brain injury cases can be very complex, so it is important to have an experienced brain injury lawyer on your side. At Faraci Lange, LLP, our brain injury attorneys have the knowledge, skills, and resources to handle even the most complex cases.

Call us at (888) 997-4110 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with our brain injury lawyers in Buffalo.

Why Choose Faraci Lange, LLP?

  • Over 55 Years of Experience
  • 11 Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America¬ģ
  • 3 Attorneys Are Part of the American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Focusing Solely on Personal Injury Cases
  • Compassionately Helping Injured Victims in Western NY Since 1968
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